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United States Sanctions Corrupt Actors in Paraguay

The United States is imposing financial sanctions on three Paraguayan individuals for their roles in corruption schemes in Paraguay, as well as on five associated entities connected with those schemes, pursuant to Executive Order 13818.  This Executive Order builds upon and implements the Global Magnitsky Human Rights Accountability Act and targets perpetrators of serious human ...
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Travel Advisory – Paraguay Decreases from Level 4 “Do Not Travel” to Level 3 “Reconsider Travel” (August 24, 2021)

Location: Paraguay Event: Travel Advisory for Paraguay Decreases from Level 4 “Do Not Travel” to Level 3 “Reconsider Travel” (August 24, 2021) On August 23, 2021, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for Paraguay due to COVID-19, indicating a high level of COVID-19 in the country.  Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing ...
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Health Alert – Government of Paraguay Updates Entry Requirements – U. S. Embassy Asunción, Paraguay August 20, 2021

Location: Asunción, Paraguay Event: Government of Paraguay Updates Entry Requirements Starting August 21, 2021 the Paraguayan government will no longer require mandatory quarantine for incoming travelers who have been fully vaccinated.  The pre-arrival COVID-19 test requirement now includes the option to take an antigen tests as well as RT-PCR tests to enter the country.  The new policy will be in place ...
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Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Victoria Nuland’s Travel to Paraguay, Panama, and El Salvador

Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Victoria Nuland will travel to Asuncion, Paraguay; Panama City, Panama; and San Salvador, El Salvador, June 27-June 30 with an interagency delegation to engage with senior leaders, government officials, and civil society throughout the region.  Other senior members of the delegation include Acting Assistant Secretary for the Western Hemisphere ...
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Temporary Suspension on the Importation of Dogs

Temporary Suspension on the Importation of Dogs On June 14, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a  Notice of Temporary Suspension of Dogs Entering the United States from High-Risk Rabies Countries suspending the importation of dogs from countries classified by the CDC as high risk for dog rabies AND countries that are NOT at high risk if the dogs have been in high-risk countries during the ...
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